Navionics Introduces HotMaps® Premium 'Lake Of The Woods +2K' Lake Maps

Navionics Introduces HotMaps® Premium 'Lake Of The Woods +2K' Lake Maps

29 March 2007Category:NavionicsHotMaps PremiumLake of the WoodsHigh-Definition

Cartography Leader Releases Sub-$100 Special Edition Charts with 35 High-Definition Lakes

Wareham, Mass. – Navionics, the leader in electronic charting and navigation data, announced today a special edition of its HotMaps® Premium Cartography, Lake of the Woods +2K. The most comprehensive lake map product for the Northwoods, Lake of the Woods +2K combines into one package ultra-high definition maps of 35 lakes with exclusive 1-foot bottom contour and standard definition maps for 2,000 additional lakes throughout Western Ontario and the Upper Mid-West waters. It is the only product on the market that includes both the U.S. and Canadian sides of the boundary waters.

Navionics’ unparallel coverage gives recreational anglers the accuracy and detail they need to identify structure elements such as reefs and vegetation, and find the most productive fishing spots across this diverse fishery. Both anglers and other recreational boaters will benefit from information on local amenities such as marinas, boat ramps and area roads, as well as from the highly competitive sub-$100 price point.

“Many of our customers are regionally focused and want a product specifically for the area they fish,” said Jeff Brodeur, inland account manager, Navionics. “Our Lake of the Woods+2K cartography gives anglers who fish the upper Mid-West and Western Ontario the most detailed and accurate cartography available. This new, limited edition product is the most important tool available for both single and multi-species anglers.”

HotMaps Premium Lake of the Woods +2K includes newly scanned exclusive high-definition one-foot contour detail for the U.S. side of Lake of the Woods and standard detail contour for the Canadian side. Additional high-definition lakes include Gull, Leech, Mille Lacs, Sakakawea, Winnibigoshish and all of Lake Superior. The 2,000 standard detail maps include Devils Lake, Lac Seul and Rainy. This special edition cartography is available on Secure Digital (SD) and Compact Flash (CF) cartridges and is compatible with chartplotters from Lowrance, Eagle, Furuno, Humminbird, Murphy, Northstar and Raymarine.

HotMaps Premium Lake of the Woods +2K is available for purchase at marine, boating and sporting goods stores throughout the United States and Canada, and is competitively priced at US$99.00. For more information on HotMaps Premium, future lake availability, or to learn more about Navionics and its entire product line, please contact 800-848-5896 (toll-free) or visit